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The Best Post-Punk Albums of the 1980s by User Score

1.

Talking Heads - Remain in Light
October 8th, 1980
USER SCORE
91
1206 reviews

2.

The Cure - Disintegration
May 2nd, 1989
USER SCORE
90
803 reviews

3.

Joy Division - Closer
July 18th, 1980
USER SCORE
90
858 reviews

4.

Talking Heads - Stop Making Sense
September 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
88
123 reviews

5.

New Order - Power, Corruption & Lies
May 2nd, 1983
USER SCORE
87
591 reviews

6.

Minutemen - Double Nickels on the Dime
July 1st, 1984
USER SCORE
85
172 reviews

7.

This Heat - Deceit
January 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
85
159 reviews

8.

The Feelies - Crazy Rhythms
April 1st, 1980
USER SCORE
85
99 reviews

9.

Violent Femmes - Violent Femmes
April 1st, 1983
USER SCORE
85
305 reviews

10.

Mission of Burma - Vs.
January 1st, 1982
USER SCORE
85
96 reviews

11.

The Cure - Pornography
May 3rd, 1982
USER SCORE
85
397 reviews

12.

Siouxsie and the Banshees - Tinderbox
April 22nd, 1986
USER SCORE
84
39 reviews

13.

The Fall - This Nation's Saving Grace
September 23rd, 1985
USER SCORE
84
105 reviews

14.

The Jesus and Mary Chain - Psychocandy
November 1st, 1985
USER SCORE
84
313 reviews

16.

Gang of Four - Solid Gold
March 1st, 1981
USER SCORE
84
57 reviews

17.

Siouxsie and the Banshees - Peepshow
September 5th, 1988
USER SCORE
83
34 reviews

18.

Swans - Children of God
January 1st, 1987
USER SCORE
83
286 reviews

19.

The Chameleons - Script of the Bridge
August 1st, 1983
USER SCORE
83
80 reviews

20.

The Fall - Hex Enduction Hour
March 8th, 1982
USER SCORE
83
69 reviews

21.

Legião Urbana - As Quatro Estações
October 26th, 1989
USER SCORE
83
27 reviews

22.

The Cure - The Head on the Door
August 26th, 1985
USER SCORE
83
275 reviews

23.

Nick Cave & The Bad Seeds - Tender Prey
September 19th, 1988
USER SCORE
83
181 reviews

24.

Siouxsie and the Banshees - Juju
June 6th, 1981
USER SCORE
83
116 reviews

25.

Legião Urbana - Dois
July 2nd, 1986
USER SCORE
83
46 reviews
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